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The Seattle Times
EPA under fire for money to ‘anti-farmer’ campaignOLYMPIA — A block of text on the homepage for the What’s Upstream? advertising
EPA under fire for money to ‘anti-farmer’ campaign
The Seattle Times / Posted an hour ago
OLYMPIA — A block of text on the homepage for the What’s Upstream? advertising campaign projects a simple message: “Polluters of our waterways should be held accountable for their impacts on our water, our health and our fish.” Video behind the text... Read more
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LLRX.com
Evolutions in DNA ForensicsThe human body is our vessel for life's journey.1 In the laboratory, its bluepr
Evolutions in DNA Forensics
LLRX.com / Posted 7 hours ago
The human body is our vessel for life's journey.1 In the laboratory, its blueprint becomes the prosecutor of crimes and the liberator of innocents. Since its inception as a forensic tool,2 DNA has had a dual nature: (1) scientifically girded evidence... Read more
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The Hindu
Giving children back their childhoodOur child protection laws need to be implemented better, and we must focus on r
Giving children back their childhood
The Hindu / Posted 19 hours ago
Our child protection laws need to be implemented better, and we must focus on rehabilitating children rescued from sweatshops When he is not selling tomatoes every evening at the local market, 15-year-old Shyam Sundaram says he likes to unwind... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 22 hours ago
For the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Record. To have your event included, submit a description, date, time, price and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at... Read more
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Sun Star
Education changes lifeLIFE is difficult. This is the first line of the phenomenal book in 1978 entitl
Education changes life
Sun Star / Posted yesterday
LIFE is difficult. This is the first line of the phenomenal book in 1978 entitled "The Road Less Travelled." This is also the description of people who have had to experience hard times. But Danilo Canon Galarion preferred to look at hardship as a... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Does Greenwich High’s early start endanger teen drivers?GREENWICH — For many local proponents of later school start times, the risks of
Does Greenwich High’s early start endanger teen drivers?
Darien News-Review / Posted yesterday
GREENWICH — For many local proponents of later school start times, the risks of teenagers going to school too early, without enough sleep, extend beyond students dozing off in class. “It is incredibly sad to me (and) an urgent reminder why classes... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Does Greenwich High’s early start endanger teen drivers?GREENWICH — For many local proponents of later school start times, the risks of
Does Greenwich High’s early start endanger teen drivers?
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
GREENWICH — For many local proponents of later school start times, the risks of teenagers going to school too early, without enough sleep, extend beyond students dozing off in class. “It is incredibly sad to me (and) an urgent reminder why classes... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
I Sold Toothbrushes Before I Became Deputy Governor - Adegbenga Kakaalways gives thanks to God for sparing his life. When in primary school, Senato
I Sold Toothbrushes Before I Became Deputy Governor - Adegbenga Kaka
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
always gives thanks to God for sparing his life. When in primary school, Senator Adegbenga Kaka, erstwhile deputy governor of Ogun State under Aremo Olusegun Osoba, was struck by an ailment that made him unconscious and nobody had a hint he would... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted yesterday
For the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Record. To have your event included, submit a description, date, time, price and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at... Read more
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The Advocate
Pre-K overhaul would benefit from revisions, report saysLouisiana’s push to improve its pre-K classes would benefit from an expanded ra
Pre-K overhaul would benefit from revisions, report says
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Louisiana’s push to improve its pre-K classes would benefit from an expanded rating system, new rules for classroom observations and a study on how the sweeping changes are being carried out, a report released Friday morning says. The 32-page study... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Four Manchester mums defend their decision to join the Year 2 SATs protestMore than 29,000 people have now signed a petition against next month’s tests f
Four Manchester mums defend their decision to join the Year 2 SATs protest
Manchester Evening News / Posted 2 days ago
More than 29,000 people have now signed a petition against next month’s tests for six and seven-year-olds. Many parents and headteachers feel the questions – which are now harder than ever following changes to the curriculum – are too difficult and... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Betty Murphy of Mattituck died on the April 29, 2016, at 82 years old surrounded by her fam
Betty Murphy
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
of Mattituck died on the April 29, 2016, at 82 years old surrounded by her family. Born October 24 1933, to Elizabeth and Edward Hickey in the Bronx she was the youngest of three children. She lived a life of engagement and joy. Betty... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 2 days ago
For the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Record. To have your event included, submit a description, date, time, price and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at... Read more
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The Advocate
Pre-K overhaul would benefit from revisions, report saysLouisiana’s push to improve its pre-K classes would benefit from an expanded ra
Pre-K overhaul would benefit from revisions, report says
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Louisiana’s push to improve its pre-K classes would benefit from an expanded rating system, new rules for classroom observations and a study on how the sweeping changes are being carried out, a report released Friday morning says. The 32-page study... Read more
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MLive.com
Flint 101: In business schools and seminars, a tough grade for SnyderThis is not how Gov. Rick Snyder wanted to make it into college classrooms. Sn
Flint 101: In business schools and seminars, a tough grade for Snyder
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
This is not how Gov. Rick Snyder wanted to make it into college classrooms. Snyder's mishandling of the water crisis that exposed thousands of Flint children to possible lead poisoning is already being used in business school lectures as an example... Read more
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The Advocate
Pre-K overhaul would benefit from revisions, report saysLouisiana’s push to improve its pre-K classes would benefit from an expanded ra
Pre-K overhaul would benefit from revisions, report says
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Louisiana’s push to improve its pre-K classes would benefit from an expanded rating system, new rules for classroom observations and a study on how the sweeping changes are being carried out, a report released Friday morning says. The 32-page study... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 3 days ago
For the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Record. To have your event included, submit a description, date, time, price and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at... Read more
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PhysOrg
Study may explain the nation's growing racial achievement gapFor decades, researchers and scholars have studied what some call the "racial a
Study may explain the nation's growing racial achievement gap
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
For decades, researchers and scholars have studied what some call the "racial achievement gap" in academics and careers, without having a clear understanding why such a gap exists. Edward Morris, associate professor of sociology and director of... Read more
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The Border Mail
VCE cheating scandal rocks Caulfield Grammar Schoolprestigious private school is investigating a Year 12 student over allegations
VCE cheating scandal rocks Caulfield Grammar School
The Border Mail / Posted 3 days ago
prestigious private school is investigating a Year 12 student over allegations that that they "gained improper and early access to assessment tasks while studying VCE Unit 3-4 Business Management" last year, principal Reverend Andrew... Read more
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The Border Mail
VCE cheating scandal rocks Caulfield Grammar Schoolprestigious private school is investigating a Year 12 student over allegations
VCE cheating scandal rocks Caulfield Grammar School
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
prestigious private school is investigating a Year 12 student over allegations that that they "gained improper and early access to assessment tasks while studying VCE Unit 3-4 Business Management" last year, principal Reverend Andrew... Read more
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The Courier
VCE cheating scandal rocks Caulfield Grammar Schoolprestigious private school is investigating a Year 12 student over allegations
VCE cheating scandal rocks Caulfield Grammar School
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
prestigious private school is investigating a Year 12 student over allegations that that they "gained improper and early access to assessment tasks while studying VCE Unit 3-4 Business Management" last year, principal Reverend Andrew... Read more
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The Age
VCE cheating scandal rocks elite schoolprestigious private school is investigating a Year 12 student over allegations
VCE cheating scandal rocks elite school
The Age / Posted 4 days ago
prestigious private school is investigating a Year 12 student over allegations that that they "gained improper and early access to assessment tasks while studying VCE Unit 3-4 Business Management" last year, principal Reverend Andrew... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
For the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Record. To have your event included, submit a description, date, time, price and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Treasurer Mike Nahan's WA State Budget speech in fullRead the full transcript of WA Treasurer Mike Nahan's WA State Budget speech.
Treasurer Mike Nahan's WA State Budget speech in full
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 4 days ago
Read the full transcript of WA Treasurer Mike Nahan's WA State Budget speech. WA Treasurer Dr Mike Nahan earlier today before he handed down the 2015 WA State Budget. The 2015-16 Budget has been prepared in the most challenging economic and fiscal... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Developers are turning Rust Belt hulks into luxury hotelsCovington, Kentucky, a city of 40,000 across the Ohio River from Cincinnati, se
Developers are turning Rust Belt hulks into luxury hotels
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Covington, Kentucky, a city of 40,000 across the Ohio River from Cincinnati, seems like an odd place for a high-end hotel. For Mario Tricoci, that's a selling point. Last year, the Chicago developer hooked up with a local real estate investor on a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Angry Student Protests Have Put Rape Back On South Africa's AgendaanalysisBy Catriona Macleod, Rhodes University and Kim Barker Things turned ug
Angry Student Protests Have Put Rape Back On South Africa's Agenda
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
analysisBy Catriona Macleod, Rhodes University and Kim Barker Things turned ugly with police firing rubber bullets, using pepper spray and arresting people. The university's management obtained an interdict against protesting students. Emotions have... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 5 days ago
For the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Record. To have your event included, submit a description, date, time, price and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mass. earmarks $2 million to test for lead in water at public schools statewideMassachusetts officials on Tuesday announced that they were earmarking $2 milli
Mass. earmarks $2 million to test for lead in water at public schools statewide
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Massachusetts officials on Tuesday announced that they were earmarking $2 million to test for lead in drinking water at public schools across the state. “Protecting the health of our children is a top priority,” Governor Charlie Baker said in a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
How 25 Armed Bandits Invaded Bayelsa Home of Jonathan's Ally, King TurnerTongues are wagging in Bayelsa State over the tribulations of a paramount ruler
How 25 Armed Bandits Invaded Bayelsa Home of Jonathan's Ally, King Turner
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Tongues are wagging in Bayelsa State over the tribulations of a paramount ruler and political kingmaker in the oil-rich state, King Amalate Johnnie Turner, who, a gang of 25 gun-totting bandits attacked and looted his country home, Opume, Ogbia Local... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Why do I have to learn this?The only thing separating the ninth-grade students and a cliff was a chain-link
Why do I have to learn this?
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
The only thing separating the ninth-grade students and a cliff was a chain-link fence overlooking construction below Jackson Street. The cliff used to be a bridge connecting the street on the opposite end of U.S. 50, but it was torn out and will be... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 6 days ago
For the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Record. To have your event included, submit a description, date, time, price and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Developers turning Rust Belt hulks into hotelsCovington, Kentucky, a city of 40,000 across the Ohio River from Cincinnati, se
Developers turning Rust Belt hulks into hotels
Finance and Commerce / Posted 6 days ago
Covington, Kentucky, a city of 40,000 across the Ohio River from Cincinnati, seems like an odd place for a high-end hotel. For Mario Tricoci, that’s a selling point. Last year, the Chicago developer hooked up with a local real estate investor on a... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Goldie retiresIn his longstanding tenure at the helm of the GPRC Wolves volleyball programs,
Goldie retires
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
In his longstanding tenure at the helm of the GPRC Wolves volleyball programs, Ron Thomson was named a five-time ACAC Coach of the Year. Not only did he capture three ACAC titles with the men's program, but Thomson, who coached the men from... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Five viewpoints from Surrey on the issue of childhood obesityIt is widely recognised as an issue that puts a strain on the health system and
Five viewpoints from Surrey on the issue of childhood obesity
Surrey Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
It is widely recognised as an issue that puts a strain on the health system and leads to complex complications further in life. What can be done to tackle the problem and how can habits be changed for good? Should the schools, families or the... Read more
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Denver Post
Through the looking glass, some envisioning a recycling reboundJohn Lair rattles a plastic bag full of broken glass. There are bits of plasti
Through the looking glass, some envisioning a recycling rebound
Denver Post / Posted 7 days ago
John Lair rattles a plastic bag full of broken glass. There are bits of plastic, paper labels and chunks of food mixed in with the green, amber and clear — or flint — shards. "And this is pretty clean," he said of the glass-recycling sample from... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 7 days ago
For the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Record. To have your event included, submit a description, date, time, price and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at... Read more
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The Star
Towards a better tomorrowScience, Technology and Innovation Minister Datuk Seri Madius Tangau spells out
Towards a better tomorrow
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
Science, Technology and Innovation Minister Datuk Seri Madius Tangau spells out the need to look beyond 2020 to gear Malaysia up for what lies ahead, stating that a lot of work needs to be done to prepare the nation for the future. AS a boy, going... Read more
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The Star
Long struggle to right thingsThe story of human rights in Malaysia still appears to be one of one-step-forwa
Long struggle to right things
The Star / Posted 8 days ago
The story of human rights in Malaysia still appears to be one of one-step-forward-two-steps-back. After cutting down the number of commissioners by more than half in 2013 to seven, the Government has now cut Suhakam’s budget by half as well. RIGHT... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guideLeague of Women Voters of Pennsylvania Citizen Education Fund Nonpartisan Vot
2016 primary election nonpartisan voters guide
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania Citizen Education Fund Nonpartisan Voters Guide © 2016 LWVPA — CEF Polls open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. This Voters Guide may be taken into the voting booth. For election information, contact your county Board of... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Things to do in and around GreenwichFor the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Re
Things to do in and around Greenwich
Greenwich Time / Posted 9 days ago
For the latest events and activities happening in Greenwich, turn to For the Record. To have your event included, submit a description, date, time, price and contact information. Photos are welcome. Drop us an email about your latest goings-on at... Read more
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Swissinfo
Developers Are Turning Rust Belt Hulks Into Luxury Hotels(Bloomberg) -- Covington, Ky., a city of 40,000 across the Ohio River from Cinc
Developers Are Turning Rust Belt Hulks Into Luxury Hotels
Swissinfo / Posted 9 days ago
(Bloomberg) -- Covington, Ky., a city of 40,000 across the Ohio River from Cincinnati, seems like an odd place for a high-end hotel. For Mario Tricoci, that's a selling point. Last year, the Chicago developer hooked up with a local real estate... Read more
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The Mercury News
What was the most successful company founded the year you were born?At FindTheCompany, a data site that's part of the Graphiq network, we went back
What was the most successful company founded the year you were born?
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
At FindTheCompany, a data site that's part of the Graphiq network, we went back to 1944 to find the most successful company founded the year you were born. In order to define success, we ranked more than 10,000 companies traded on U.S. exchanges by... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
BESE visits DeSoto Parish school as part of statewide tour Some members of the BESE Board of Elementary and Secondary Education had an o
BESE visits DeSoto Parish school as part of statewide tour
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 11 days ago
Some members of the BESE Board of Elementary and Secondary Education had an opportunity to tour a program at Mansfield Middle School... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Flood-waters prompts Webster Parish school to move commencement ceremony locationBESE visits DeSoto Parish school as part of statewide tourBESE visits DeSoto Pa
Flood-waters prompts Webster Parish school to move commencement ceremony location
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 11 days ago
BESE visits DeSoto Parish school as part of statewide tourBESE visits DeSoto Parish school as part of statewide tour Some members of the BESE Board of Elementary and Secondary Education had an opportunity to tour a program at Mansfield Middle School... Read more
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Unicef
A head start in Timor-Leste In a remote community in Timor-Leste, a new preschool gives children like Roq
A head start in Timor-Leste
Unicef / Posted 11 days ago
In a remote community in Timor-Leste, a new preschool gives children like Roque and Domingas a place to play and learn. UNICEF and partners are working together to build more preschools throughout the country, so all... Read more
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Welland Tribune
Niagara CalendarMAGILLIGAN’S: April 21, Joel Parisien Trio. April 22, The Associates. April 23,
Niagara Calendar
Welland Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
MAGILLIGAN’S: April 21, Joel Parisien Trio. April 22, The Associates. April 23, By Design. April 24, Zoran and Sean. 6400 Lundy’s Lane, Niagara Falls SAVOURY AND SWEET RESTAURANT: Dinner Wine And Jazz, April 22, 6:30 p.m. with Don... Read more
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St. Catharines Standard
Niagara CalendarMAGILLIGAN’S: April 21, Joel Parisien Trio. April 22, The Associates. April 23,
Niagara Calendar
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 11 days ago
MAGILLIGAN’S: April 21, Joel Parisien Trio. April 22, The Associates. April 23, By Design. April 24, Zoran and Sean. 6400 Lundy’s Lane, Niagara Falls SAVOURY AND SWEET RESTAURANT: Dinner Wine And Jazz, April 22, 6:30 p.m. with Don... Read more
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Niagara Falls Review
Niagara CalendarMAGILLIGAN’S: April 21, Joel Parisien Trio. April 22, The Associates. April 23,
Niagara Calendar
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 11 days ago
MAGILLIGAN’S: April 21, Joel Parisien Trio. April 22, The Associates. April 23, By Design. April 24, Zoran and Sean. 6400 Lundy’s Lane, Niagara Falls SAVOURY AND SWEET RESTAURANT: Dinner Wine And Jazz, April 22, 6:30 p.m. with Don... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
300 Hoima Camp Children Aided to Return to SchoolsNearly two years ago over 200 families were evicted from a 600-acre piece of la
300 Hoima Camp Children Aided to Return to Schools
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Nearly two years ago over 200 families were evicted from a 600-acre piece of land in Rwamutonga village in Katanga parish in Buseruka sub-county in Hoima. Children continue to suffer the consequences including the lack of a basic education. JOHN... Read more
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Bolton News
Parents facing wide variations in allocation of first choice primary schoolsYoung children across England are learning what school they will be attending t
Parents facing wide variations in allocation of first choice primary schools
Bolton News / Posted 13 days ago
Young children across England are learning what school they will be attending this autumn, and nearly 90% will have been given their first choice. However, early indications suggest wide differences around the country, with nearly one in five... Read more
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